Scholarships for Students Pursuing a Career in Journalism

Showing 1-10 of 10 scholarships
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  • 6,000
  • 8 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Journalist|
  • Employer: |U.S.-based Newspaper|
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This fellowship is a six-week immersion program that will teach journalists everything from the basics of headline writing, grammar, page design and story organization to developing news judgment and the interpersonal skills that enable editors to work successfully with reporters and other editors. This program consists of in-depth classes and hands-on drills taught by leading practitioners at the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno. Funded by a grant from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation. The fellowship is open to journalists working for a U.S.-based newspaper with a circulation of 50,000 or below. This program has produced effective newsroom leaders of all races who promote team work, introduce and manage change, and improve the quality of journalism.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details SPJ Fort Worth Reaves-King Mid-Career Grant Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Professional Chapter
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: |Journalist (Career)|Reporter (Career)|Photography (Industry)|Broadcasting (Industry)|Online (Industry)|Print (Industry)|
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The SPJ Fort Worth Reaves-King Mid-Career Grant is awarded to journalists, reporter, editor or photographer; broadcast, print or online. Applicants must be submitted two samples of published or broadcast work for a professional news organization
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Louisville (Kentucky) Metro Journalism Awards Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: |Journalist (Career)|Writing (Industry)|Reporter (Career)|Copy Editor (Career)|Cartoonist (Career)|Illustrator (Career)|Page Designer (Industry)|Photography (Industry)|
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Louisville (Kentucky) Metro Journalism Awards is awarded to a journalist, reporters/writers, copy editors, cartoonists, illustrators, page designers and photographers. The entries must be published or broadcast the different Kentucky counties.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Ethics in Journalism Award Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-20-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: |Journalist (Career)|News Organization (Industry)|
  • Character Trait: Show |Outstanding Ethics|
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The Ethics in Journalism Awards was established to recognize journalists or news organizations that perform in an outstanding ethical manner demonstrating the ideals of the SPJ Code of Ethics. This award honors notable efforts to educate the public on principles embodied in the code or hold journalists ethically accountable for their behavior. Self-nomination is allowed for this award.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Connecticut SPJ Excellence in Journalism Awards Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Journalist|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Professional|
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This contest was started to recognize the work of journalists in the state of Connecticut. The contest is open to professional entrants and college students.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details The Green Eyeshade Awards Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • May-26-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Journalist|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Green Eyeshade Awards is the oldest regional contest for journalists. The awards recognized the best journalist in print, television, radio and online. The applicants must be from the 11 southeastern states. The winner will receive training programs from the Society of Professional Journalists.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Keystone Pro Spotlight Contest Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 3 awards
  • Mar-9-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Journalist|
  • Residence: Live in |Pennsylvania|
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Keystone Pro Spotlight Contest is open to journalists of Pennsylvania. The contest aims to award journalists who published an investigative story or series scooped other media and placed the public's right to know. The contest awards $100 to the category 1 winners with plaques to honor their work.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details The Golden Press Card Awards Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Journalist|
  • Residence: |East Tennessee, TN|
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The Golden Press Card Awards is an annual award sponsored by East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists. The award is provided to East Tennessee journalists who demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and service to the community.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Northwest Excellence in Journalism Awards Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Journalist|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Washington|
  • Residence: Live in |Oregon|Alaska|Idaho|Montana|
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This contest was started to honor journalists across the very diverse SPJ Region 10. The award covers some of the least populated areas of the United States including areas in Alaska, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Oregon. It aims to foster excellence among journalists, inspire young journalists, encourage diversity in our industry, and promote the free practice of journalism in our communities.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details The Deadline Club Awards Society of Professional Journalists - Los Angeles Professional Chapter
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  • n/a
  • 31 awards
  • Feb-19-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Journalist|
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The Deadline Club Awards is a contest for journalism. The entries for this award must be published or broadcasted. The candidates must be employees or freelancers who work for news organizations in New York. The applicants must pay $85 per entry in order to enter the contest.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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